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Kopalnia Soli Wieliczka

Wieliczka Salt Mine

Wieliczka Salt Mine
Daniłowicza 10, Wieliczka Tourist subregion: Krakowski
Tourists can visit two routes in the mine: Tourist and Miners’. The Tourist Route begins in the Daniłowicz
Shaft and is nearly 3 km long.
It leads through more than 20 mining workings carved in of salt, located at depths from 64 to 135 m (including the most beautiful St Kinga's Chapel). Visitors can admire the majestic carpentry structures, saline lakes and unique salt sculptures. The route includes about 800 steps, 380 of which are at the very start. The tour always takes place accompanied by a guide and in a group of up to 40 people. The temperature in the mine ranges from 14° to 16° C. In the underground Cracow Saltworks Museum, visitors can see historic machinery, tools and mining clothes.
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